Science Fair Rubric

Project Number:

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Judge's Name:

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Student(s):

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Objectives

Outstanding Work
Acceptable Work
Needs Some Work
Needs Lots of Work

1. Shows knowledge of the Scientific Method

4 - Can explain all 6 parts of an experimental science project; and justify conclusion.

3 - Can explain at least 5 parts of an experimental science project with understanding

2 - Can explain most parts of an experimental science project with the help of the display board.

1 - Tries to answer questions (posed by judge) and/or has some steps missing.

2. Shows enthusiasm and interest in the project

4 - Student eager to tell all about the project.

3 - Student is pleasant and willing to share information.

2 - Student tells about the project only when asked a question.

1 - Student answers some of the about the project.

3. Speaks knowledgeably about the project

4 - Student able to share many details about the project through the scientific process.

3 - Student shows an understanding of the project.

2 - Students knows about the project and offers minimal explanation.

1 - Student can answer some questions when asked.

4. Written document clearly demonstrates use of research, experimentation and analysis skills

4 - Booklet has Cover, Table of Contents, Research Data, Experiment Data, Bibliography.

3- Booklet has Cover, Table of Contents, Research Data and some of the Experiment Data.

2 - Booklet has Cover, Some Research, Some Data.

1- Booklet is minimal or does not exist.

5. Presents data on a board that is well organized and visually appealing.

4 - Board shows data in a organized, neat manner, complete with charts, tables and pictures that are labeled.

3 - Board is neat and attractive and has limited charts, tables and pictures.

2 - Board list major headings of the scientific process and some data.

1 - Board list major headings of the scientific process and limited data.

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Positive Comments:

 

 

Positive Suggestion

 

 



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